Building and Construction

Short Course Traffic Management

Control Traffic with a Stop/Slow Bat

This course will give road reserve personnel the theory and practical skills to control traffic on public roads and construction work sites for the protection of site workers and the general public. The course is a mixture of class theory and practical live supervised training.

Participants will learn:

  • To plan and prepare the worksite.
  • To use a stop-slow bat.
  • To operate a radio.
  • To coordinate traffic.
  • To clean up.

Implement a Traffic Management Plan

This course will give road reserve personnel the theory and practical skills to control traffic on public roads and construction work sites for the protection of site workers and the general public. The course is a mixture of class theory and practical live supervised training.

This unit includes traffic management plans for public and private roads, parking areas and restricted access construction sites.

Participants will learn:

  • To plan and prepare the work site.
  • To set out, monitor and close down the traffic guidance scheme using signage.
  • To clean up.

Requirements:

Traffic control at work sites in Tasmania must be carried out in accordance with the AS1742.3. Personnel who undertake operational traffic management activities must complete both of the below units and complete refresher training at a maximum of three year intervals.

  • Control Traffic with Stop-Slow Bat (RIIWHS205D)
  • Implement Traffic Management Plan (RIIWHS302D)

Please Note:
Funding assistance is available from the Tasmanian Building & Construction Training Board (TBCITB) for those that qualify under eligibility criteria. For more information visit tbcitb.com.au.

This course does not require a High Risk Licence but TasTAFE issue a Competency Card.  Renewal is required every 3 years.
Refresher only if they have maintained active competence.

Course Dates

PLEASE NOTE: Register early as places are limited! Maximum number in a group is 10.

Clarence Campus
1 day, 8am to 4.30pm
F Block, Clarence Campus, Bounty Street, Warrane

  • Monday, 13 November 2017

Alanvale Campus
1 day, Friday – 8am to 4.30pm
I Block, Alanvale Campus, Alanvale Road, Newnham

  • Friday, 10 November 2017

Burnie Campus
1 day, 8am to 4.30pm
D Block, Burnie Campus, Mooreville Road, Burnie

  • Wednesday, 1 November 2017

King Island, Currie
1 day, Thursday – 8.30am to 4.30pm

  • 19 October 2017
  • Venue:  King Island Regional Development Organisation, 5 George Street, Currie
  • Cost:  $320 per person

Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest in a course.

Pre-requisites

You MUST wear protective work wear (safety boots and High Vis clothing) for the practical assessment.
These need to be supplied by the student.

Cost

2017:
Tasmania: 
$232 per person
King Island:  $320 per person
Course prices for single employer groups are negotiable.

Outcome

A Statement of Attainment for selected units listed below and a TasTAFE Competency Card.

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